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Budapest 1900 : a Historical Portrait of a City and Its Culture (88 Edition)
Budapest 1900 : a Historical Portrait of a City and Its Culture (88 Edition)
by John Lukacs
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"Lukacs's book is a lyrical, sometimes dazzling, never merely nostalgic evocation of a glorious period in the city's history. . . . {His} true sympathy lies . . . not with the famous expatriates, but with the writers and intellectuals who lived and died... (read more)

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I Kiss Your Hands Many Times: Hearts, Souls, and Wars in Hungary (13 Edition)
I Kiss Your Hands Many Times: Hearts, Souls, and Wars in Hungary (13 Edition)
by Marianne Szegedy-maszak
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A magnificent wartime love story about the forces that brought the author’s parents together and those that nearly drove them apart   Marianne Szegedy-Maszák’s parents, Hanna and Aladár, met and fell in love in Budapest in... (read more)

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The Life of a Freedom Fighter
The Life of a Freedom Fighter
by Helen Marie Fias
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Helen Marie Fias has written many short stories, Bible studies, and novels, based on her experiences and teachings. She was raised on a dairy farm in Wisconsin, but spent most of her adult life in the beautiful Western side of Washington State. Helen's... (read more)

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Journey to a Revolution: A Personal Memoir and History of the Hungarian Revolution of 1956
Journey to a Revolution: A Personal Memoir and History of the Hungarian Revolution of 1956
by Michael Korda
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The Hungarian Revolution of 1956 was not just an extraordinary and dramatic event-; perhaps the most dramatic single event of the Cold War-; but, as we can now see fifty years later, a major turning point in history. Here is an eyewitness account, in the... (read more)

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Budapest 1900-2000
Budapest 1900-2000
by Klosz Gyorgy
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Documenting the city of Budapest through the eyes of two photographers who lived and worked a century apart from each other, this volume leads a fascinating walk through time. Recollecting the last third of the 19th century, this history is captured by... (read more)

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Journey To a Revolution: a Personal Memoir and History of the Hungarian Revolution of 1956 (06 Edition)
Journey To a Revolution: a Personal Memoir and History of the Hungarian Revolution of 1956 (06 Edition)
by Michael Korda
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The Hungarian Revolution of 1956 was perhaps the most dramatic single event of the Cold War and a major turning point in history. Though it ended unsuccessfully, the spontaneous uprising of Hungarians against their country's Communist party and the... (read more)

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A Guest in My Own Country: A Hungarian Life
A Guest in My Own Country: A Hungarian Life
by George Konrad
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A powerful memoir of war, politics, literature, and family life by one of Europe's leading intellectuals. When George Konrád was a child of eleven, he, his sister, and two cousins managed to flee to Budapest from the Hungarian countryside the day... (read more)

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Twelve Days: The Story of the 1956 Hungarian Revolution
Twelve Days: The Story of the 1956 Hungarian Revolution
by Victor Sebestyen
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In honor of the fiftieth anniversary of one of the Cold War's defining events, a vivid, authoritative account describes the 1956 efforts of the Hungarian people to overthrow their Soviet rulers, the lack of support from the Western nations for the revolt,... (read more)

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The Culture of People's Democracy: Hungarian Essays on Literature, Art, and Democratic Transition, 1945-1948 (Historical Materialism Books)
The Culture of People's Democracy: Hungarian Essays on Literature, Art, and Democratic Transition, 1945-1948 (Historical Materialism Books)
by Gyorgy Lukacs
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Engaged with questions of realist and modernist world-views in art, the relations of literary history to politics, and the role of cultural intellectuals in public life, this book of essays collects some of Lukács most influential writings... (read more)

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Socialist Entrepreneurs: Embourgeoisement in Rural Hungary
Socialist Entrepreneurs: Embourgeoisement in Rural Hungary
by Ivan Szelenyi
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Among the East European nations, Hungary has been noted in recent years for permitting, even encouraging, family entrepreneurship in agriculture. In this highly empirical study, Ivan Szelenyi and his collaborators explore this phenomenon, affording a... (read more)

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A History of Hungary
A History of Hungary
by Peter F Sugar
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"[A] weighty, erudite, but readily accessible general history of Hungary." --Library Journal "An outstanding collection that is sure to become a standard work." --Choice This unique collaboration of historians from Hungary, the United States, Canada... (read more)

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Culture and Customs of Hungary (Culture and Customs of Europe)
Culture and Customs of Hungary (Culture and Customs of Europe)
by Oksana Buranbaeva
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Hungary today is most certainly a Central European nation in terms of a modern geopolitical and cultural understanding of Europe. Additionally, it has occupied a central position in the constellation of European kingdoms for centuries. The story of... (read more)

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Twelve Days: the Story of the 1956 Hungarian Revolution (08 Edition)
Twelve Days: the Story of the 1956 Hungarian Revolution (08 Edition)
by Victor Sebestyen
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Twelve Days is a riveting day-by-day account of the defining moment of the Cold War—the inspiring but brutally crushed Hungarian Uprising. Victor Sebestyen, a journalist whose own family fled Hungary, gives us a totally fresh account... (read more)

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Carrying a Secret in My Heart: Children of Political Prisoners of the Revolution, Hungary 1956 Talk an Oral History
Carrying a Secret in My Heart: Children of Political Prisoners of the Revolution, Hungary 1956 Talk an Oral History
by Zsuzsanna Korosi
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The twelve-day 1956 revolution exerted a lasting effect on the fates of the families of the more than 20,000 who were imprisoned and 229 executed by the regime in the harsh reprisals that followed the crushing of the revolt. The authors present a rich... (read more)

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Remote Borderland the: Transylvania in the Hungarian Imagination (Suny Series in National Identities)
Remote Borderland the: Transylvania in the Hungarian Imagination (Suny Series in National Identities)
by Laszlo Kurti
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [201]-254) and index.... (read more)

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Between Russia and the West :Hungary and the illusions of peacemaking, 1945-1947
Between Russia and the West :Hungary and the illusions of peacemaking, 1945-1947
by Stephen D Kertesz
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 265-293) and index.... (read more)

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Soldiers & Politics in Eastern Europe 1945 90 the Case of Hungary
Soldiers & Politics in Eastern Europe 1945 90 the Case of Hungary
by Zoltan D Barany
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 217-231) and index.... (read more)

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Medieval Buda
Medieval Buda
by Martyn C Rady
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Hungary a Brief History
Hungary a Brief History
by Istvan Lazar
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One Thousand Years Concise History of Hu
One Thousand Years Concise History of Hu
by Kalman Benda
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